Welcome to the NT Mental Health Coalition

The Northern Territory Mental Health Coalition (NTMHC) is the peak body for community managed (NGO) mental health sector in the Northern Territory.The NTMHC has a network of around 200 individuals, organisations and stakeholders including a membership of about 35 organisations across the Northern Territory.

The NT Mental Health Coalition is a full member of the Mental Health Council of Australia (MHCA) and a founding and board member of Community Mental Health Australia (CMHA).

NTMHC engages and consults regularly with the NGO community mental health sector, its’ members and stakeholders through workshops, surveys, forums, one on one discussions, social media, events such as Mental Health Week promotion, phone and email contact.

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Mental Health Week 9-15 Oct 2016

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Visit our Mental Health Week web site http://mhw.ntmhc.org.au

Would you like to advertise your Mental Health Week event?
Email: eo@ntmhc.org.au with the details.

The Aim of Mental Health Week is to promote social and emotional wellbeing to the community, encouraging people to maximise their health potential, enhancing the coping capacity of communities, families, individuals and increasing mental health recovery.

Objectives of Mental Health Week:

  • Increase mental health literacy in the general population
  • Decrease the stigma surrounding mental illness
  • Increase help-seeking or preventative behaviours
  • Celebrate the achievements of mental health consumers
  • Develop public and stakeholder awareness of the range of services available